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Iran-Pakistan Three more Border Points Reopened

Iran-Pakistan more border points reopened

TEHRAN – A spokesman for the Customs Administration of the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRICA) announced on Monday that Iran’s three more border points with Pakistan were reopened Today, IRNA reported on Monday. “Exports and imports across the three trade borders (in the southeastern Iranian province of Sistan-Baluchestan) with Pakistan …

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Officials Summoned by Wolesi Jirga Over Iran Incidents

Officials called by Wolesi Jirga over Iran incidents

KABUL – In a report, the International Relations Committee of the House of Representatives (Wolesi Jirga) summoned officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Immigration and criticized them of incompetence and neglect for not addressing the mistreatment and drowning of Afghan immigrants in Iran. According to …

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US Wants to Discuss Prisoner Swaps with Iran Face-to-Face

US wants to discuss prisoner swaps with Iran face-to-face

WASHINGTON – The United States wants a face-to-face meeting with Iran to discuss prisoner releases and wants the U.N. Security Council to impose an indefinite arms embargo on the Islamic Republic, a senior U.S. diplomat said on Tuesday. The two adversaries disagree on many issues, including the decision of United …

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Iran, Russia, Turkey to Hold Summit Via Video Conference

Iran, Russia, Turkey to hold summit via video conference

TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi announced on Monday that Tehran, Moscow and Ankara are likely to hold a summit of the presidents via video conference. The timing of the meeting will be set during the upcoming visits by Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to Turkey and …

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Russia Slams ‘Dangerous’ U.S. Foreign Policy Moves

Russia Slams 'Dangerous' U.S. Foreign Policy Moves

MOSCOW – Russia said Thursday that the United States was acting in a dangerous and unpredictable way after Washington pulled out of a key military treaty and decided to put pressure on Iran. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, Maria Zakharova, made the comments after Washington announced it would end the lifting …

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US Navy Issues Veiled Warning to Iran in the Gulf

U.S. Navy issues veiled warning to Iran in the Gulf

In a warning that emerged against Iran, the US navy on Tuesday issued an alert to Gulf mariners that they should keep 100 meters away from US warships or risk being “interpreted as a threat and subject to legal defensive action.” “Armed vessels approaching within 100 meters of a U.S. …

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Iran, Pakistan, China, Russia Discuss Peace in Afghanistan

Iran, Pakistan, China Russia Discuss Peace in Afghanistan

KABUL – In the four-party video conference on Monday, May 18, the Iranian, Pakistani, Chinese and Russian special representatives for Afghanistan talked about the current conditions and the process of peace and reconciliation in Afghanistan. Participants in the online meeting issued a joint communiqué reflecting the results of the negotiations, …

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Iran Dismisses U.S. Threat to Trigger Return of UN Sanctions

Iran dismisses U.S. threat to trigger return of UN sanctions

TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, on Thursday dismissed U.S. threats as “foolish claims” to trigger a return of all U.N. sanctions if the U.N. Security Council is not extending an arms embargo on Tehran. The U.S. special envoy for Iran, Brian Hook, on Wednesday publicly confirmed the …

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